The Leader of the Islamic Ummah and Opressed People said the ability of the Iranian nation to stand against its enemies has grown under the teachings of the holy Qur’an.
Imam Ali Khamenei was addressing the participants of the 27th international competition of the Holy Qur’an in Tehran, which ended on Wednesday.
The Leader hailed the great Qur’anic movement in Iran after the Islamic Revolution manifested in the high number of Iranian youth who have memorized the Qur’an or have learned to recite it.
“In light of the Qur’anic teachings, the ability of the Iranian nation to influence the world has grown and this nation is standing against the enemies with strength,” Imam Ali Khamenei said.
“Quran has promised a life full of dignity, security, welfare, independence, science, development, ethics, patience, and forgiveness,” said Imam Ali Khamenei.
“Quran pays attention to material and spiritual aspects of human beings throughout history,” said the IR Leader.
IR Leader termed the familiarity with Koran as the ground for Quranic realities adding,” Efforts were made to make distance between Quranic knowledge and the Islamic nations while some Islamic countries deleted jihad issue from the school books to win the favor of enemies of Islam.”
For explanation of the sacred life in the Holy Quran, Imam Ali Khamenei said,” In the pure life, there are social and personal life, human’s soul and body and this world and the hereafter exist at the same time.”
“There are also tranquility of soul, tranquility and sure, prosperity and social dignity, independence and public freedom in the sacred life which is the necessary issues for obtaining the pure life through holding Quranic meetings and competitions and training of memorizers,” IR Leader reiterated.
Imam Ali Khamenei advised the youths for deep thinking in Quran and memorizing the verses of the divine book and said ignorance will be removed through participating in Quranic sessions and a fountain of light burst out.